Interaction Details

There were no interactions found between Maraviroc and Arabinoxylan. This does not mean the potential for an interaction does not exist, however. There is often a lack of studies and data surrounding traditional medicine, especially concerning drug interactions, so it is important to always consult your provider before making any changes to your medication regimen.

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Arabinoxylan Overview

Arabinoxylan Arabinoxylan is a type of dietary fiber present in the cell walls of cereal grains such as wheat, corn, rice, rye, oat, and barley. It has a structure comprising a xylose backbone with arabinose side chains and can be extracted from byproducts of wheat-flour processing. In natural medicine, arabinoxylan has been utilized to address conditions like diabetes, impaired glucose tolerance, and metabolic syndrome. However, the evidence supporting its effectiveness in these areas is currently insufficient. Mechanistically, arabinoxylan functions as a prebiotic, fostering the growth of bifidobacteria in the gut. It may also reduce colonic protein fermentation while boosting the production of short-chain fatty acids. Arabinoxylan in clinical research has demonstrated hypoglycemic effects by lowering postprandial glucose levels and hypolipidemic effects by reducing serum triglycerides.
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Maraviroc Overview

  • Maraviroc is used along with other medications to treat a certain type of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in adults and children who weigh at least 4.4 lb (2 kg). Maraviroc is in a class of medications called HIV entry and fusion inhibitors. It works by decreasing the amount of HIV in the blood. Although maraviroc does not cure HIV, it may decrease your chance of developing acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) and HIV-related illnesses such as serious infections or cancer. Taking these medications along with practicing safer sex and making other lifestyle changes may decrease the risk of transmitting (spreading) the HIV virus to other people.

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Arabinoxylan - More Interactions

Arabinoxylan interacts with 84 drugs

Interaction Rating Key

These severity listings are for informational use only. Never start, stop or otherwise change your therapy before speaking with your provider.

Major The combined use of these agents is strongly discouraged as serious side effects or other negative outcomes could occur.
Moderate Use cautiously under the care of a healthcare professional or avoid this combination. A significant interaction or negative outcome could occur.
Minor Be aware that there is a chance of an interaction. Watch for warning signs of a potential interaction.
Unknown No interactions have been reported or no interaction data is currently available.

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DISCLAIMER: Currently this does not check for drug-drug interactions. This is not an all-inclusive comprehensive list of potential interactions and is for informational purposes only. Not all interactions are known or well-reported in the scientific literature, and new interactions are continually being reported. Input is needed from a qualified healthcare provider including a pharmacist before starting any therapy. Application of clinical judgment is necessary.

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